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An argument against a unique reliance on a scientific-technological mode of thinking as a sole approach to diagnosis and treatment. In the author's words, "medical treatments come and go, but the sick are always with us, and it is the healing of the patient rather than the treatment of the disease that should be foremost in the doctor's mind."
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The Healer's Art.. Ann Intern Med. 1991;114:827. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-114-9-827_10
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1991;114(9):827.
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